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Centre sets up National Medical Commission, abolishes MCI

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Putting into effect the 'historic reforms' in the field of medical education, the Union government has set up the National Medical Commission (NMC) along with four other autonomous boards while abolishing the MCI. The Undergraduate...

Enough supply of drugs, medical equipment available: Govt

New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) With the number of novel coronavirus cases mounting everyday, the Centre on Friday said that it has sufficient supplies of medical equipment like ART-PCR test kits, oxygen cylinders, PPE materials and ventilators in the...

Medical mistakes cause 2.6 mn deaths yearly: WHO

Geneva, Sep 14 (IANS) More than 138 million patients are harmed every year by doctors' errors, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned, just a few days before celebrating the first World Patient Safety Day, with which it seeks to raise...

Scientists develop wearable sensors to detect sweat rate

Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) The US scientists have developed a kind of wearable skin sensors that can detect what's in wearers' sweat that may provide real-time updates on their health problems like dehydration or fatigue. The study published in the latest...

AI predicts long-term mortality from chest X-ray data

New York, July 21 (IANS) Researchers have developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered tool that can harvest information in chest X-rays to predict long-term mortality. The findings of this study, published in the journal JAMA Network Open, could help to identify patients...

AIIMS Manethi Soon – Central Govt Approves establishment of new AIIMS

AIIMS Manethi Soon: The Centre has given approval to the establishment of new All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Manethi in Haryana's Rewari district at a cost of Rs. 1299 crore. The cabinet briefing chaired by Prime Minister...

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Cabinet okays India-France MoU on renewable energy

New Delhi, Mar 3 (IANS): The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between...